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JOHN L. BROWN PAPERS II
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Box: 2 Fold: 12 John Clifford Folger
1964

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS (9/23/1964, 10/6/1964) from John Clifford Folger (1909- ) to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (9/29/1964). Reference(s) to U.S. diplomatic colleagues Philip Sprouse and Herbert Olds.

Box: 2 Fold: 13 Loren and Lloyd Frankenberg
1952-56

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from artist Loren Frankenberg and poet Lloyd Frankenberg (1907-75) to John L. Brown:

ALS 9/10/1952, 2 pages/2 leaves

TLS 2/4/1955, 1 page

ALS 2/20/1955 w/ envelope, 2 pages/1 leaf

ALS 5/8/1955 w/ envelope, 4 pages/2 leaves

ALS 3/24/1946 w/ envelope, 1 page

Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (3/3/1955 & 3/27/1956).



Box: 2 Fold: 14 Loren and Lloyd Frankenberg
1963-64

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from artist Loren Frankenberg and poet Lloyd Frankenberg to John L. Brown:

ALS 8/4/1963 w/ envelope, 3 pages/3 leaves

ALS 11/3/1964 w/ envelope, 2 pages/2 leaves

Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (8/23/1963, 11/16/1964).

Box: 2 Fold: 15 Loren and Lloyd Frankenberg
1965

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from artist Loren Frankenberg and poet Lloyd Frankenberg to John L. Brown:

ALS (undated, c.February 1965)

ALS 8/8/1965 w/ envelope

Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (2/17/1965, 11/3/1965).

Box: 2 Fold: 16 Loren and Lloyd Frankenberg
1966-67

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from artist Loren Frankenberg and poet Lloyd Frankenberg to John L. Brown:

ALS 1/15/1966 w/ envelope

ACS postcard 10/17/1967

Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (2/22/1966).



Box: 2 Fold: 17 Loren and Lloyd Frankenberg
1968

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from artist Loren Frankenberg and poet Lloyd Frankenberg to John L. Brown:

ALS 3/28/1968 w/ envelope, 1 page.

ALS 5/17/1968 w/ envelope, 2 pages/1 leaf.

ALS 6/13/1968 w/ envelope, 1 page.

ACS postcard 12/17/1968.

Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (6/23/1968) w/ attached typed carbons from Brown to Sim Copans and Natalie Barney.

Box: 2 Fold: 18 Loren and Lloyd Frankenberg
1969

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from artist Loren Frankenberg and poet Lloyd Frankenberg to John L. Brown:

ACS postcard 3/24/1969

ACS postcard 10/27/1969

ALS 10/28/1969 w/ envelope 5 pages/4 leaves

ACS postcard 11/1/1969

ACS postcard 11/10/1969

ALS 11/19/1969 w/ envelope 1 page

Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (11/13/1969).

Box: 2 Fold: 19 Loren and Lloyd Frankenberg
1970

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from artist Loren Frankenberg and poet Lloyd Frankenberg to John L. Brown:

TLS 2/3/1970 w/ envelope

ACS 3/25/1970 w/ envelope

ACS w/ envelope, incomplete date

ALS undated

Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (4/4/1970).

Box: 2 Fold: 20 Ronald Friedlander
1954

DESCRIPTION: ALS (9/29/1954) from Ronald Friedlander, State Department colleague, to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (10/2/1954).

Box: 2 Fold: 21 Carl J. Friedrich
1952-62

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS (11/19/1952 & 9/17/1962) from Carl J. Friedrich (1901-84) to John L. Brown re a prospective visit to Rome from the former.

Box: 2 Fold: 22 Louis Galantiere
4/13/1970

DESCRIPTION: ALS (4/13/1970 w/envelope) from Louis Galantiere (1895-1977) to John L. Brown.

Box: 2 Fold: 23 Gaston Gallimard
5/14/1946

DESCRIPTION: TLS (5/14/1946) from French publisher Gaston Gallimard (1881-1975) to John L. Brown. Reference to a reception for Richard Wright.

Box: 2 Fold: 24 Donald Gallup
1963-69

DESCRIPTION: 3 ALS (7/30/1963, 6/9/1964, 7/1/1969) from Donald Gallup, curator, Collection of American Literature, Yale University Library. References to papers of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas. Includes correspondence from Brown (8/2/1963, 6/17/1964).

Box: 2 Fold: 24.1 Andre Gardot
1946

DESCRIPTION: ALS (7/14/1946, 2 pages/1 leaf) from Andre Gardot, former president, French Bar Association (1948-52), and director of the Association Internationale Jean Bodin. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (7/17/1946). Reference to meeting for a discussion of Bodin.

Box: 2 Fold: 25 Eveline Garnier
1948

DESCRIPTION: ALS (6/18/1948, 2 pages/1 leaf) from Eveline Garnier, niece of philosopher Jacques Maritain, to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (6/28/1948). Reference(s) to Jacques Maritain and to Wallace Fowlie.

Box: 2 Fold: 26 Filippo & Cristina Geoto
1947

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from Filippo (sp. var. "Philippo") and Cristina Geoto to John L. Brown.

Box: 2 Fold: 27 Andre Gillon
1954

DESCRIPTION: TLS (11/30/1954) from French editor Andre Gillon (1880-1969) to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (12/23/1954). Reference to possibility of Brown contributing articles to "Les Nouvelles Litteraires" directed by Gillon.

Box: 2 Fold: 28 Joseph Glazer
1966

DESCRIPTION: TLS (5/4/1966) from Joseph Glazer, Labor and Minorities advisor, U.S. State Department, to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (5/9/1966). Reference to Brown's promotion.

Box: 2 Fold: 29 L. Godchaux
1/17/1946

DESCRIPTION: TLS from L. Godchaux to John L. Brown re the latter's interest in becoming a member of "La Critique Etrangere en France."

Box: 2 Fold: 30 Claire Goll
1954-55

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS (8/24/1954, 1 page; & 6/24/1955, 1 page) from poet Claire Goll (1891-1977) to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (9/5/1954). Reference to Yvan Goll.

Box: 2 Fold: 31 Gianni Govoni
1963

DESCRIPTION: TLS from Gianni Govoni to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (6/25/1963).

Box: 2 Fold: 32 Anne Green
1969-75

DESCRIPTION: ALS (12/9/1969 w/ envelope, 1 page); TCS (postmarked 8/26/1975 w/ envelope) from writer Anne Green to John L. Brown.

Box: 2 Fold: 33 Julien Green
1946-75

DESCRIPTION: 5 letters from writer Julien Green (1900- ) to John L. Brown:

ALS undated, 1 page: "Robert de Saint Jean, a very good friend of mine has just arrived...:

ALS (1/8/1946, 1 page).

ANS undated, 1 page: "Monday, 7:30, at the California with pleasure!..."

TLS (9/18/1946, 1 page).

ALS (7/30/1975 w/ envelope, 1 page).

Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (1/10/1946, 2/17/1952). Reference to Cass Canfield, Carson McCullers, and Jacques Maritain.

Box: 2 Fold: 34 Elsa Gress
1959

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS (3/2/1959 1 page; & 12/2/1959 1 page) from writer Elsa Gress (Wright) (1919-1989), to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (3/9/1959 & 12/26/1959). Reference to Vernon Young and Lawrence Durrell.

Box: 2 Fold: 35 D. Jon Grossman
1954

DESCRIPTION: TLS (8/19/1954) from D. Jon Grossman (1922- ) to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (8/21/1954). Reference to Alain Bosquet.

Box: 2 Fold: 36 Robert Guiette
1969-70

DESCRIPTION: 4 ALS from Belgian poet Robert Guiette to John L. Brown:

ALS 10/1/1969 w/ envelope, 2 pages/1 leaf.

ALS 10/23/1969 w/ envelope, 2 pages/1 leaf.

ALS 11/18/1969 w/ envelope, 1 page.

ALS postmarked 1/23/1970 w/ envelope, 2 pages/1 leaf. Includes autograph addendum by Daisy Guiette.

Reference to proposed lectures by Guiette on Henri Michaux.

Box: 2 Fold: 37 Georges Gurvitch
1944-45

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALS (9/10/1944 & 9/24/1945) from Georges Gurvitch (1894-1965), director, l'Institut de Sociologie, Ecole Libre des Haute Etudes, New York. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (10/2/1944).

Box: 2 Fold: 38 Huseyin Halit
1968

DESCRIPTION: ALS (11/22/1968 w/ envelope, 3 cards) from Turkish painter Huseyin Halit to John L. Brown. Reference by Halit to books he is currently reading including John Steinbeck and Anatole France.

Box: 2 Fold: 39 Susanna Hare
1945

DESCRIPTION: ALS (11/26/1945) from Susanna Hare, daughter of former U.S. Secretary of Labor, Francis Perkins. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (12/17/1945). Reference by Brown to Christian Zervos, Nancy Cunard, and Julien Green.

Box: 2 Fold: 40 Daniel Albert Harris (Zev)
1965-69

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from American artist Daniel Albert Harris (a.k.a. Zev) to John L. Brown:

ALS 7/27/1965 w/ envelope, 4 pages/2 leaves.

ACS New Year's greeting card 1969.

TLS 5/13/1969, 1 page.

Includes biographical information/resume (4 typed pages).



Box: 2 Fold: 41 Gilbert A. Harrison
1966

DESCRIPTION: TLS (6/29/1966) from American editor Gilbert A. Harrison to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (7/6/1966). Reference by Harrison to producing a book on Alice B. Toklas in celebration of her ninetieth birthday.

Box: 2 Fold: 42 Franz Hellens
1945

DESCRIPTION: TLS (12/26/1945, 2 pages/1 leaf) from writer Franz Hellens to John L. Brown. Reference by Hellens to his current work.

Box: 2 Fold: 43 Paul Horgan
1963-89

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from writer Paul Horgan (1903- ) to John L. Brown:

4 TLS (6/18/1963, 1/27/1964, 8/17/1964, 1/28/1966); 1 telegram (10/1/1969); and 2 ALS (4/7/1989, 4/11/1989).

Includes typed carbons from Brown (6/20/1963, 9/23/1964). References to Jean Guitton, publisher Roger W. Straus, Jr., and artist Maurice Grosser. Attachments concerning Grosser include copy of typed draft of homage written by Brown, and printed program and card for memorial service honoring Grosser (2/8/1987).



Box: 2 Fold: 44 Alfred Kazin
1946

DESCRIPTION: TLS (3/29/1946) from writer Alfred Kazin (1915- ) to John L. Brown. Reference to Claude Edmonde Magny.

Box: 2 Fold: 45 Edwin P. Kennedy, Jr.
1965-66

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS (9/28/1965, 8/31/1966) from Edwin P. Kennedy, Jr., cultural affairs officer, American Cultural Center, Brussels, Belgium. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown (12/16/1965, 9/7/1966).

Box: 2 Fold: 46 Thom Kerstiens
1959

DESCRIPTION: TLS (3/12/1959) from Thom Kerstiens, general secretary, Pax Romana, Fribourg, Switzerland, to John L. Brown. Includes attached newsletter (2/13/1959) of the Pax Romana, an international organization of Catholic intellectuals/scholars. Also includes typed carbon from Brown (3/16/1959).

Box: 2 Fold: 47 Henry Kissinger
1959-66

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLS (3/11/1959, 4/6/1959, 1/31/1963, 11/2/1966) from Henry Kissinger to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbons from Brown. Reference to Harvard International Seminar.

Box: 2 Fold: 48 Alfred A. Knopf
1964-65

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS (7/2/1964, 10/29/1965) from publisher Alfred A. Knopf to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown. Reference to proposed meeting in New York.

Box: 2 Fold: 49 Blanche Knopf
1947

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS (6/10/1947, 8/25/1947) from Blanche Knopf to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown. Reference to "The Age of Reason" by Jean Paul Sartre.

Box: 2 Fold: 50 Blanche Knopf
1954-58

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLS (8/12/1954, 2/11/1958) from Blanche Knopf to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown. Reference to Albert Camus, Justin O'Brien (translator of Camus), Marion Sanders. Includes TLS (2/10/1958) from Marion Sanders to Brown re the publication of "Schloss Fielding" by Edith de Borne, and typed carbon from Brown in reply.

Box: 2 Fold: 51 Blanche Knopf
1962-63

DESCRIPTION: 5 TLS (10/15/1962, 10/19/1962, 5/22/1963, 6/24/1963, 7/11/1963) from Blanche Knopf to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown. Reference to Brown's work "Il gigantesco teatro," Sylvia Beach, Marion Moore and author Helen MacInnes.



Box: 2 Fold: 52 Blanche Knopf
1964

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLS (3/25/1964, 5/4/1964, 6/16/1964, 9/25/1964) from Blanche Knopf to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown. Reference to Carlos Chavez, Sylvia Beach, Carlos Fuentes, and Ernest Hemingway's "A Moveable Feast."

Box: 2 Fold: 53 Andre Lafond
7/11/1955

DESCRIPTION: TLS (7/11/1955) from Andre Lafond, secretaire confederal, Confederation Generale du Travail, Force Ouvriere, Paris. Brief courtesy note from Lafond.

Box: 2 Fold: 54 Rene Lalou
1955-56

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALS (1/25/1955 2 pages/1 leaf; & 9/2/1956 1 page) from writer Rene Lalou (1889- ) to John L. Brown. ALS 9/2/1956 includes attached typescript (3 pages) by Lalou entitled, "The First Dialogue of Adam and His Lord as told by John Milton (P.L. book VIII 356-460), retold in the (slightly different) manner of Mr. Henry James," 1911.

Box: 2 Fold: 55 Harold Lasswell
1947-53

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLS (5/19/1947, 3/25/1952, 11/3/1953) from writer Harold Lasswell to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown. 6/23/1947. Reference to Saul K. Padover and Jerome S. Bruner.

Box: 2 Fold: 56 James Laughlin
1953-1970

DESCRIPTION: 5 TLS (11/3/1953, 11/11/1953, 4/9/1954, 6/13/1956, 2/17/1970) from James Laughlin to John L. Brown. Includes 2 typed carbons from Laughlin to David McGill (2/17/1970 & 3/12/1970). Also includes typed carbons from Brown to Laughlin. Reference to the new journal, "Profils," and to Ezra Pound.

Box: 2 Fold: 57 Harry Levin
1952-78

DESCRIPTION: Correspondence from Harry Levin (1912- ) to John L. Brown:

ALS 7/24/1952

TLS 2/6/1955

TLS 7/8/1963

ACS postcard 8/3/1977

TLS 5/16/1978

Includes typed carbon from Brown (7/15/1963).

Reference to Andre Malraux, Walter J. Ong, and Levin's own work, "The Gates of Horn: a Study of Five French Realists" (1963).



Box: 2 Fold: 58 Claude Levi-Strauss
1947-49

DESCRIPTION: TLS (5/16/1947) from Claude Levi-Strauss to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown. 11/10/1949. Reference to Jerome S. Bruner and Simone de Beauvoir.

Box: 2 Fold: 59 R. Levi-Strauss
1945

DESCRIPTION: ALS (11/27/1945) from R. Levi-Strauss, father of Claude Levi-Strauss. Invitation to John L. Brown for tea.

Box: 2 Fold: 60 Pierre Leyris
1945-1969

DESCRIPTION: 10 ALS, 1 TLS from Pierre Leyris to John L. Brown. Includes typed carbon(s) from Brown.

Box: 2 Fold: 61 Jose Limon
1958

DESCRIPTION: ALS (2/9/1958) from Jose Limon to John L. Brown thanking the latter for hosting the Jose Limon Dance Company in Brussels. Includes typed carbon from Brown (2/19/1958).

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